|Rivers of Sand - North, Wheeler J.|
Description: Underwater footage taken in 1959 by Wheeler J. North, then a student at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, of the formation of a submarine canyon near Cabo San Lucas. The purpose of the footage was to study how such underwater geologic formations occur.Source: 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection: Finding Aid for the Wheeler J. North Papers 1959-1999Rights: Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Submarine geology; Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Cabo San Lucas (Baja California Sur, Mexico); North, Wheeler J
|[Logbook of the Hibernia (Ship : 1830-1870) of New Bedford, Mass., mastered by Jeremiah Ludlow, on voyage from 3 May 1866-25 Nov. 1860] - Hibernia (Ship : 1830-1870)|
Log, keeper unknown, relating to a whaling voyage to the South Atlantic and Pacific; 1866 May 3-1869 Nov. 25; Includes descriptions of types of whales (blackfish, blue, bowhead, finback, gray, humpback, right, and sperm whales) seen or taken, accidents and death at sea, illnesses of crew members, and shipwrecks; and whale stamps. Other places represented include%2
Keywords: Ludlow, Jeremiah; Charles R. Tucker & Company (New Bedford, Mass.); Blue whale; Bowhead whale; Finback whale; Globicephala; Gray whale; Humpback whale; Marine accidents; Right whales; Seafaring life; Shipwrecks; Sperm whale; Voyages and travels; Whalers (Persons); Whalers (Persons)--Death; Whalers (Persons)--Health and hygiene; Whales; Whaling--Massachusetts--New Bedford; Whaling masters; Brava (Cape Verde)--Description and travel; Cabo San Lucas (Baja California Sur, Mexico)--Description and travel; Faial Island (Azores)--Description and travel; Flores Island (Azores)--Description and travel; Hilo (Hawaii)--Description and travel; Honolulu (Hawaii)--Description and travel; Huahine Island (French Polynesia)--Description and travel; Pacific Ocean--Description and travel; South Atlantic Ocean--Description and travel; Three Kings Islands (N.Z.)--Description and travel; Illustrations; Logbooks; Charles R. Tucker